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Senior Nadia Holt To Study Music at NYU on Full Tuition Scholarship This Fall

Nadia Holt has committed to New York University for the Fall of 2022.

Nadia was accepted into the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music, which is a department of the Tisch School of the Arts. This extremely selective program only accepts 60 students a year. Nadia was accepted to this program with a full tuition scholarship.

A talented singer/songwriter and entrepreneur, Nadia has excelled in the performing arts. She has been a member of the Advanced Women’s Choir at Briarcrest for the past 3 years. She has participated in the All West Tennessee Honors Choir for the past 6 years, and made 1st chair, Soprano 1 in the Tennessee All State Honors SATB Choir this year.

She is a two-year member in Briarcrest’s flagship commercial music band, Soundscape, as a vocalist. In this role she has recorded several professional albums and music videos that can be seen on YouTube and all social media outlets, and performed in several local and state venues.

Nadia has recorded several of her own albums with original music and published them on all mainstream music outlets. She also maintains a YouTube channel of her own royalty-free type beats, some personally commissioned by other musicians and artists, entitled Yve2. She continues to grow her subscriber base on this platform.

She is a member of the National Honor Society and the National French Honor Society.

Nadia would like to thank her parents for their undying support and encouragement.  She would also like to thank Dr. Frizzell, Mr. Parsons and Mr. Calvin Ellis for their guidance throughout her high school career.